10. You Can Choose The Starting Location/Layout Of Your Island
Animal Crossing: New Horizons is less than a month away from release, and Nintendo is getting the hype train rolling even faster.
Nintendo recently aired one of their patented Nintendo Directs, focusing solely on this game. It helped consolidate things we already knew, revealed new features for the first time, and confirmed answers to frequently asked questions. For better or for worse…
On the whole, New Horizons is shaping up to be a great game. Its certainly the most unique thus far, as you start life on a deserted island and build your town from the ground up as opposed to just moving in. It brings in new concepts like crafting, and brings an expanded emphasis on outdoor customization. And it appears that the game will evolve into so much more over time.
We combed through the Direct itself and dug up the most interesting nuggets of info, like fossils from the dirt. Read on to see what you’ll need to know when you start your new island life: